The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 72 61 69
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Project 26 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.72% 2.11% 1.25%
As % of the Applications category 10.16% 15.05% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 10
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +17.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £275 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £446 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
- +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £57.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £16.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+108.95% -39.09%
MS Project
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
256 186 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.92% 14.04% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 114 75
Average daily rate £325 £338 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +42.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £447 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 19 27
Average hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.63 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £24.25 £30.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.32 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region.

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region.

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -10 5 £390 -8.77% 1
Redhill -3 3 - -
Leatherhead - 2 £475 -
Reigate - 1 £375 -
Woking - 1 £423 -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Cobham - - - -
Egham - - - -
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 35 (48.61%) MS Excel
2 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 32 (44.44%) Project Management
3 28 (38.89%) PRINCE2
4 23 (31.94%) Finance
5 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 14 (19.44%) MS Visio
7 13 (18.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 11 (15.28%) Change Control
9 11 (15.28%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 9 (12.50%) MS Office
11 9 (12.50%) Business Analysis
11 9 (12.50%) Degree
11 9 (12.50%) Planview
12 8 (11.11%) Change Management
12 8 (11.11%) Management Information System
12 8 (11.11%) SC Cleared
12 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
13 7 (9.72%) Back Office
13 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
13 7 (9.72%) Workflow
13 7 (9.72%) Programme Management
13 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
14 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
14 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (6.94%) Quality Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) FileNet
2 2 (2.78%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (48.61%) MS Excel
2 14 (19.44%) MS Visio
3 11 (15.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (12.50%) MS Office
5 6 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (4.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Firewall
2 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) Intranet
3 1 (1.39%) LAN
3 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (31.94%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Back Office
3 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.17%) Billing
5 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 10 (13.89%) Analyst
3 7 (9.72%) Coordinator
4 6 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) PMO Manager
5 5 (6.94%) PMO Lead
6 4 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Project Planner
7 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Capacity Manager
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Programme Manager
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (1.39%) Programme Test Manager
9 1 (1.39%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) Visualforce
2 2 (2.78%) Web Services
2 2 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.39%) CSS
3 1 (1.39%) HTML
3 1 (1.39%) Flash
3 1 (1.39%) XHTML
3 1 (1.39%) WinForms
3 1 (1.39%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.39%) HTML5
3 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.56%) FMCG
3 4 (5.56%) PMI
4 2 (2.78%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.78%) Open Source
4 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.78%) User Experience
4 2 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.39%) Social Network
5 1 (1.39%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) Project Management
2 28 (38.89%) PRINCE2
3 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 13 (18.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 11 (15.28%) Change Control
7 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 8 (11.11%) Change Management
10 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
10 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
10 7 (9.72%) Workflow
10 7 (9.72%) Programme Management
11 5 (6.94%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (6.94%) Quality Management
12 4 (5.56%) ITIL
12 4 (5.56%) ERP
12 4 (5.56%) V-Model
12 4 (5.56%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.17%) Apex Code
2 1 (1.39%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (1.39%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (1.39%) C#
2 1 (1.39%) C++
2 1 (1.39%) Java
2 1 (1.39%) VB
2 1 (1.39%) ActionScript
2 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Degree
2 8 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (6.94%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.78%) APMP
5 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.78%) ISEB
6 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.17%) MetaFrame
2 3 (4.17%) XenApp
2 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.50%) Planview
3 5 (6.94%) SAP
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco
5 3 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.17%) Primavera
5 3 (4.17%) VMware
5 3 (4.17%) Citrix
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle
7 1 (1.39%) Avaya
7 1 (1.39%) Capita
7 1 (1.39%) IBM
7 1 (1.39%) HP
Guildford, Surrey
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Rate: £420 - £460 per day
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